Tikal: Sunrise or Sunset?

Visting Tikal is an exciting adventure made better during dusk or dawn. Here’s how to avoid the sky-high prices that come with the tours. Continue reading Tikal: Sunrise or Sunset?

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Getting to Lamanai… The Submerged Crocodile of the Maya

Thought to be a peaceful star gazing people centred around religion, the Maya left written history in their glyphs and sculptures. When archeologists finally deciphered this ancient code they found a gory past fraught with deadly battles, sacrifice and dark bloodletting rituals. Their history is told in cycles of rise and fall, independent city states coming into prominence then crashing into disrepair and decline, only to be replaced by … Continue reading Getting to Lamanai… The Submerged Crocodile of the Maya